It’s an exciting time to be a Lutheran. For centuries, good Lutheran theology and other books were written in German or Latin. English hasn’t been used by Lutherans for all that long. But more and more good Lutheran books from the past and present are being translated into English, and your Professional and Academic Book Team at CPH is keeping track of them. Here are some of the titles currently being translated: [Read more…] about Lutheran Translations in Progress
Archives for September 2012
Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, hosted the annual Day of Exegetical Reflection on Sept. 17, 2012. The seminary graciously allowed CPH to honor three commentary authors by presenting them with special leather-bound copies of their most recent contributions to the series. Pictured, from left to right, are Dr. Jeffrey Gibbs (Concordia Seminary, St. Louis), holding Matthew 11:2–20:34; Dr. Christopher Mitchell, commentary editor at CPH; Dr. Reed Lessing (Concordia Seminary, St. Louis), holding Isaiah 40–55; and Dr. Curtis Giese (Concordia University Texas), holding 2 Peter and Jude. Dr. Giese has assumed the role of New Testament Editor for the series, a role previously filled by Dr. Gibbs. [Read more…] about Concordia Commentary Authors Honored at Day of Exegetical Reflection
The “Day of Exegetical Reflection” at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Mo. (Sept. 17, 2012) presents an opportunity to reflect on the unified message of the canonical Scriptures. This year the focus is on how Christ is portrayed in the Old Testament. CPH editor Dr. Christopher Mitchell will be at the conference, and looks forward to meeting you. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to schedule a meeting.
CPH authors presenting research papers at the conference include: [Read more…] about See us in St. Louis at the “Day of Exegetical Reflection”
The second “Lutheranism and the Classics” conference at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind. (Sept. 28–29, 2012) presents an opportunity to consider what the wisdom and literature of the ancient past can contribute to Christian faith and life today. CPH editor Dr. Benjamin Mayes will be at the conference, and looks forward to meeting you. E-mail him at email@example.com if you’d like to schedule a meeting.
CPH authors presenting research papers in the conference include:
Concordia Publishing House is proud to present Gerhard’s On the Ministry II, the latest volume of the Theological Commonplaces in English, coming beside On the Ministry I and On the Church to complete Gerhard’s definitive treatment of the doctrines of church and ministry. We asked Rev. Dr. Benjamin Mayes, general editor for the series, how this volume can help pastors today, what advice Gerhard would give current students, and even how this volume would be helpful for laypeople. Read on for his answers to these questions and more. [Read more…] about Announcing the release of Johann Gerhard’s “On the Ministry II”